Nathaniel Nelson

Does AI Fix or Distort Our Past?

Does AI Fix or Distort Our Past?

Illustration redesigned by Devin ThorpeThe News On Monday, YouTuber Denis Shiryaev published a remastered cut of one of the world’s most famous films: L'Arrivée d'un train en gare de La Ciotat (translation: Arrival of a Train at La Ciotat). Two artificial intelligence...

Why Bitcoin is Stuck

Why Bitcoin is Stuck

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IBM AI Synthesizes Arguments

IBM AI Synthesizes Arguments

Illustration redesigned by Devin ThorpeThe News Last Thursday (Nov. 14, 2019) at Cambridge University, IBM’s “Project Debater” artificial intelligence program facilitated a debate over whether AI will do more harm than good to humanity in the future. It began with a...

A Brief History of Blockchain: Future

A Brief History of Blockchain: Future

Illustration redesigned by Devin Thorpe The power of Ethereum became known in Spring 2016, with the invention of a radical new application known as the Decentralized Autonomous Organization (DAO). The DAO was a blockchain mutual fund that invested in projects across...

A Brief History of Blockchain: Ethereum

A Brief History of Blockchain: Ethereum

Illustration redesigned by Devin Thorpe Bitcoin’s Flaws Satoshi Nakamoto’s blockchain changed the world, and Bitcoin became the first proof of concept for this exciting technology. Bitcoin was a remarkable, world-changing invention, and it brought together previously...

A Brief History of Blockchain: Bitcoin

A Brief History of Blockchain: Bitcoin

Illustration redesigned by Devin ThorpeOne of the most significant documents of the 21st century begins in earnest: “A purely peer-to-peer version of electronic cash would allow online payments to be sent directly from one party to another without going through a...

Who is Satoshi Nakamoto?

Who is Satoshi Nakamoto?

Illustration redesigned by Devin Thorpe “I wear a mask. And that mask, it’s not to hide who I am, but to create what I am.” -Batman, Batman Vol 1 624 “Satoshi Nakamoto” is Found A Newsweek journalist approaches a modest two-story home in the San Gabriel foothills of...

The Future of The Internet of Things

The Future of The Internet of Things

Illustration redesigned by Devin Thorpe “When wireless is perfectly applied the whole earth will be converted into a huge brain, which in fact it is, all things being particles of a real and rhythmic whole.” -Nikola Tesla, 1926 Legend has it that in the ‘70s and ‘80s,...

AI Image Generation Can Fool You

AI Image Generation Can Fool You

Illustration redesigned by Devin Thorpe Pleased to Meet You Pictured above are Ruben and Gloria Ruiz, a couple living in Belmont, CA.  He’s a transport engineer working for the city; she teaches nursing at the local community college. They’re in their 60s now, and...